4-year full-time; 5-year thick-sandwich
About the course
Electronics equipment and products are becoming a vital part of our daily lives, from simple MP3 players, mobile phones and computers to highly sophisticated diagnostic equipment used in hospitals and state-of the-art fibre optic communications systems.
This broad-based course in electronic and electrical engineering aims to produce well-rounded engineers with a high level of analytical and engineering design skills. You will develop:
- a sound knowledge of all aspects of electronic and electrical engineering and related areas
- a strong theoretical understanding of the future of electronics, microelectronics and computer systems.
The course offers practical aspects, making use of our facilities in electronics, sensors, computer systems, computer networks, signal processing and laboratories.
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Engineers, technologists and designers are the architects and implementers of our technological revolution and are in great demand throughout industry, commerce and the public sector.
With computers, telecoms systems and consumer electronics advancing at such a fast pace, professionally-trained engineers and designers who can meet the challenge of this quickly evolving environment can enjoy rewarding and lucrative careers.
- know what engineering area you want to specialise in already and realise that a broad degree can provide you with an invaluable springboard to any number of careers. You don’t want to limit your options.
- are seeking a broad-based engineering degree to explore your interests and strengths in a variety of exciting fields, all of which are of crucial importance in today’s world.
You must be someone who is analytical, creative, logical, a problem solver, a realist, versatile and forward thinking. You should be interested in understanding about the big picture as well as becoming a specialist in your chosen area. Intellectual challenge is important to you, as is hands-on experience, and you want to work alongside other high achievers.